Mini rhubarb pies are an indulgent treat that makes everyone feel like the guest of honor.
Mango "carpaccio" with mint & tequila topped off with coconut ice cream
How to make a perfect Tarte Tatin - the easy way.
Candied baby figs - served in Greece as a welcoming "spoon sweet."
Raspberry charlotte with homemade lady fingers (biscuits à la cuillère). Ricotta makes it less caloric than cream.
Delicious teacakes with luxurious olive oil, tangy yogurt and fruity apricots!
Horchata de Melón - Melon Seed Drink
An elegant dessert -- Figs stuffed with homemade chocolate hazelnut cream.
Dessert en préserve pot ~ Dessert in a jar. Layers of crumbled cake or cookies, preserved cherries, and chocolate mousse topped with whipped cream. Keep it chilled and it's completely portable!
Roasted Caramel Figs, Berry and Apple Compote Verrines.
Pie pastry, peaches and whipped cream, assembled to make individual "pies".
Plum & Raspberry Upside-Down Cake.
Home Made Pancakes with Fruits
There's nothing like a great pound cake filled with yummy summer fruit. This cherry cake is out of this world tasty!
Fresh, fruity and light: Mint and Pear Jelly.
My take the on the peach melba
The Boastful Baker's handpicked blueberry and peach crisp
Blackberries may be a Seattle enemy, but this jam may change your mind.
Blueberries in Gin Syrup. An easy but delicious dessert!
Honey roasted plums, picked in our neighborhood.
A CA fruit expert sheds light on peaches, plums, and nectarines, including how you take that darn sticker off!
A raspberry & fig gratin with creme fraiche and brown sugar. Simple and delicious.
Fresh figs with brie - figs tossed in balsamic vinegar, mint and drizzled with blueberry honey - a great way to welcome a friend.
An organic feast for the senses in a rustic, down to earth fashion…Pear and Apple Crostada, with an organic whole wheat crust and allspice crumb topping.
Fig Balsamic - The sweet essence of the figs combines wonderfully with the tangy/tartness of the balsamic vinegar.
Lemon And Honey Infused Nectarines
Pork Sandwich w/Spicy Mango Cucumber Slaw. Sweet and spicy, an awesome dinner sandwich.
Rustic plum tart from Everyday Food.
Melon Blueberry Fruit Salad with a Creamy Maple Dressing-- an elegant way to dress up blueberries and cantaloupe.
Fresh Black Figs stuffed with Creamy Oregonzola Blue Cheese, and toasted Oregon Hazelnuts
Chocolate Pots de Creme with Raspberries
Preserving Summer - tips and tricks on preserving. I share several recipes too like plum cinnamon preserve, apricot chutney or a spicy raspberry jam.